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Seniors

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Mental and Emotional Health Challenges for Seniors

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

This class, presented by Senior Reach, will help individuals learn how to recognize when a senior may be struggling with mental or emotional health issues by educating them on the warning signs of depression, anxiety, and substance abuse in individuals over 60.

Senior Reach is a new program to Colorado Springs that provides support for the well-being, independence, and dignity of older adults through community education, mental health services, and connection to community resources.

Find out more about Senior Reach at their website here: www.seniorreach.org

Healthy on a Budget

When: Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

This EAP Healthy Living @PPLD class is designed to empower participants to take charge of their own health by becoming an informed and responsible partner in their healthcare. In addition, the class will explore ways to get fit and healthy on a budget by focusing on preventative measures that will reduce your need for medical services. Join us for this practical presentation and learn tips to becoming a wise health care consumer, and ways to manage your health for less.
No registration required.

Monday Morning Movie

When: Monday, May 09, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Please call Cheyenne Mountain Library for more information: 633-6278.

Ruth Holley Crafter's Group

When: Monday, May 09, 2016 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at HO Study Room (paper sign-in)

Join this lively group of hand crafters to share ideas, socialize, and, of course, work on a project!

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Penrose Library Lunch and Movie--Mad Max: Fury Road

When: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Penrose Library - 20 North Cascade at Penrose AspenChildrens Rooms

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free movie with popcorn. Mad Max: Fury Road. R. 120 min.

Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

This adult group discusses all kinds of subjects such as philosophy, religions, politics, morality, and the common threads among humanity. All are welcome to attend this well-moderated and thought-provoking group.

Digital Photography as Art & Play

When: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

This month's topic: Tips for Setting Up Digital Darkroom

Do you love photography? Join our fun, free group perfect for anyone seeking to find or share tips and techniques, engage in digital photography discussions, or participate in community field trips. All adults welcome, including beginners. No registration required.

Senior Chats

When: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

All seniors are welcome to share conversation and a cup of coffee in this casual discussion group.

"Movie, Lunch and You" Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

When: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd. at Sand Creek Meeting Room

Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.
Rating PG13 Running Time 2hrs 11 Mins.

Bring your lunch and we'll provide the movie, beverage and popcorn.

Holley Lunch and a Book

When: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Bring your lunch and join the discussion of the book of the month. Discussing The Catographer of No Man's Land by P. S. Duffy. Hot beverages and ice water will be served. To Register call 597-5377.

Second Thursday Craft: English Paper Piecing Part II

When: Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

The focus of our second session of English Paper Piecing is the 60 degree diamond. This is a versatile shape that can be used to form six pointed stars or the traditional Tumbling Blocks design, which appears three dimensional.
All paper piecing is an accurate, portable craft requiring little sewing experience. It's a great way to use up small scraps of fabric or can be used in a more formal setting.
All materials will be provided. Registration is required. Please talk to a staff member or register online at ppld.org/monument-library. (Registration opens one week before craft day.)

Computer Help Lab

When: Friday, May 13, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Computer Lab

Come in every second Friday of the month for help with your computer questions! Registration Required! Registration opens one week before class.

Walking Tour of Historic Old Colorado City

When: Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Join library staff for a free 45 minute walking tour of historic Old Colorado City. No registration necessary, but groups should call ahead. Please come prepared for weather--sunny or cool accordingly. In case of rain, a slideshow will be presented in the library meeting room. Contact David if you have questions.

Paper Craft Class

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Where: Cheyenne Mountain Library - 1785 S. 8th Street Suite 100 at Cheyenne Meeting Room

Join us for a creative and fun paper craft class! This class meets every other month on the third Tuesday with new projects each month! Register now -- space is limited to the first 15 Adults to sign up!

Senior Chats

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

These informal gatherings for seniors offer information sharing, networking, discussions and coffee. All are welcome.

Socrates Cafe

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

This adult group discusses all kinds of subjects such as philosophy, religions, politics, morality, and the common threads among humanity. All are welcome to attend this well-moderated and thought-provoking group.

Adult Coloring

When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Sand Creek Library - 1821 South Academy Blvd.

Coloring for Adults: We'll provide the pictures, crayons and colored pencils or bring your own if you prefer. You provide the time and creativity. No rules here - you may color outside the lines. Red grass and green sky - What a concept! Have some fun with us.

Senior Chats

When: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Monument Library - 1706 Lake Woodmoor Drive at Monument Meeting Room

All seniors are welcome to share conversation and a cup of coffee in this casual discussion group.

Pikes Peak Computer Genealogists

When: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Everyone is welcome! Contact this group through the link below to find out more. Visit as a guest for free. Members pay annual dues.

Ruth Holley Senior Lunch and a Movie: "The 33"

When: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Ruth Holley Library - 685 North Murray Blvd. at Ruth Holley Meeting Room

Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro, and Martin Sheen star in this ensemble drama detailing the daring real-life rescue of 33 Chilean miners who were trapped in the San Jose Mine for 69 days in 2010.

Bring your sack lunch and join us for a movie, popcorn, and lemonade!

Yarn-Tastic!

When: Friday, May 20, 2016 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Rockrimmon Library - 832 Village Center Drive at Rockrimmon Meeting Room

Adult crafting group. Bring your own project, share ideas, learn new skills. Refreshments provided. Knitters, crocheters, quilters, beaders, etc... welcome! 18 and over.

Falcon Garden Club

When: Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

We will be discussing topics related to high desert gardening. Open to the public; visitors are heartily invited to join us. Visit our website at www.falcongardenclub.org

Happy Needles

When: Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Where: High Prairie Library - 7035 Old Meridian Rd. at High Prairie Meeting Room

Do you have a passion for needle crafts? This group has interest in all sorts of needle-related arts and crafts, including tatting, crochet, cross-stitch, knitting, embroidery and more. Bring your current project and join us as we enjoy one another's company and learn new techniques along the way.

Donuts and Westside Pioneer

When: Monday, May 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Where: Old Colorado City Library - 2418 West Pikes Peak at Old Colorado City Meeting Room

Meet with other Westsiders over coffee and donuts to discuss issues in this month's online edition of Westside Pioneer. All are welcome(you don't have to be a Westsider).


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